John Gay

John Gay

Fill it up. I take as large draughts of liquor as I did of love. I hate a flincher in either.More John Gay quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
No retreat. No retreat. They must conquer or die who've no retreat.More John Gay quotes [08/17/2011 05:08:45]
When if or chance or hunger's powerful sway Directs the roving trout this fatal way, He greedily sucks in the twining bait, And tugs and nibbles the fallacious meat. Now, happy fisherman; now twitch the line! How thy rod bends! behold, the prize is thine!More John Gay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One common fate we both must prove; You die with envy, I with love.More John Gay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What will not luxury taste? Earth, sea, and air, Are daily ransack'd for the bill of fare. Blood stuffed in skins is British Christians' food, And France robs marshes of the croaking brood.More John Gay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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